QA Engineer - Ascend

Information Systems Waterloo, Wisconsin


A bit about us

Trek is an awesome place to work, with amazing benefits for all employees. We build only products we love, provide incredible hospitality to our customers, and change the world by getting more people on bikes. When you’re on our team, you’re taken care of, encouraged to learn and grow, and given lots of opportunities to do so. Give us your best, and we’ll give it right back. Sound pretty sweet? Then come join us!

Position Summary:

This position is a QA engineer with skills in architecting, building, enhancing, and maintaining automated tests preferred. Experience with Selenium, API Automation AND client-based automation a plus. This position will work closely on a SCRUM team planning and executing the test portion of the sprint. Will assist in automation of those features once stable and reliable. Test responsibility is roughly 70-80% manual and 20-30% automation.


The QA Team Member will:

  • Be highly capable of deriving a robust test plan from requirements in an agile project.
  • Work closely with developers and Product owners to ensure quality is covered across all areas of the system development and document within the chosen tool.
  • Support UAT process.
    • Architect, write and deliver automation tests with tools such as, but not limited to:
      • Selenium
    • SmartBear – Test Complete
    • Rest Assured 
  • Create test plans, test, debug as needed.
  • Stay current with the latest API testing & checking technologies, patterns, and tooling
  • Write, run and support SQL queries to support testing initiatives
  • Follow and promote Agile best practices for development such as continuous integration, unit and integration testing and code coverage analysis
  • Be involved early to help prevent issues, defects, performance, and design inefficiencies
  • Actively participate in sprint ceremonies such as daily standup, Story pointing and retrospectives
  • Have good, effective English written and verbal communication skills to review solutions with business analysts; and communicate with business stakeholders and other team members.
  • Be self-motivated and require minimal supervision
  • Be responsible for the quality and timeliness of your own work
  • Be driven to ensure the Ascend application is reliable and of highest quality.


Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent Preferred
  • 2+ years of experience with Automation testing Preferred
  • Experience with Performance and Load testing a plus
  • Experience working with integrated and client-based systems
  • Exceptional business & technical listening, oral, and written skills
  • Experience using Azure DevOps suite of tools
  • Basic database management using Oracle, MySQL, SQL Server, and/or DB2.

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